- Praha: Orbis, 1949.
- large 8vo.
- stiff paper wrappers,
- 243+(4) pages, 203 pages of plates.
Price: $35.00 save 20% $28.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 74333
Study on the history and technical aspects of the book. Extensive black-and-white and color illustrations of virtually every aspect of book production: manuscripts, papermaking, various fonts, watermarks, types of early printed books, proofreaders' corrections, graphic illustrative techniques, maps, music printing, bookplates, elaborate bindings, to name only the most obvious. Index. Spine slightly torn, bottom edge rubbed. Some pages loose.